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News and developments around 4G technology, 4G operators, their tariff plans, various 4G phones, 4G data plans and 4G spectrum auction

Vittorio Colao, CEO, Vodafone Group

Vodafone to invest £6 billion in Project Spring

September 3, 2013 at 6:43 am 0 comments

Vodafone plans to utilize Verizon stake sale amount for creating attractive growth opportunities for Vodafone in mobile and unified communications services. The transition to 4G and unified communications makes this the right time in the evolution of the sector for Vodafone to pursue further development and differentiation. Vodafone is executingRead More

SK Telecom expands LTE-Advanced service

SK Telecom expands LTE-Advanced service

August 23, 2013 at 7:19 am 0 comments

SK Telecom, South Korea’s leading telecommunications operator is expanding its LTE-Advanced commercial service network, via its local entity Ericsson-LG. The company is providing LTE-Adavnced service to downtown areas of 84 cities nationwide, including the entire Seoul metropolitan area and six other major cities. SK Telecom commercialized its LTE-Advanced service withRead More

Neotel launches “NeoBroadband powered by LTE”

Neotel launches “NeoBroadband powered by LTE”

August 23, 2013 at 7:01 am 0 comments

Neotel today announced that its flagship broadband service NeoBroadband is now also available over Neotel’s latest LTE network. NeoBroadband powered by LTE, is a fixed wireless solution designed to address the need of the business customer to have business-grade broadband service that provides a fast and consistent user experience forRead More

Will Internet be available to 5 bn people?

Will Internet be available to 5 bn people?

August 22, 2013 at 10:39 am 0 comments

Facebook, Ericsson, MediaTek, Nokia, Opera, Qualcomm and Samsung have launched a global partnership of making Internet access available to the next 5 billion people. The big question is when will this be achieved and what would be the role of these seven players in making Internet access available to theRead More

AT&T 4G to cover 270 mn people and 400 markets by 2013

AT&T 4G to cover 270 mn people and 400 markets by 2013

August 22, 2013 at 5:12 am 0 comments

AT&T 4G LTE plans to cover more than 270 million people and 400 markets by end of 2013. The company plans to rollout 4G LTE in at least 50 additional markets by the end of this year, bringing more customers. AT&T 4G LTE currently covers more than 225 million peopleRead More

Real Future partners with Ericsson

August 21, 2013 at 10:29 am 0 comments

To prepare for the growing number of smartphone users, Real Future, a subsidiary of True Corporation under the True Mobile Group has chosen Ericsson as a key supplier to expand its mobile broadband network in Thailand. This expansion will allow the True Mobile Group to offer their 21.5 million subscribersRead More

BICS launches SMART Webvision tool

BICS launches SMART Webvision tool

August 16, 2013 at 1:03 pm 0 comments

BICS, the strategic international wholesale partner to over 400 mobile operators worldwide has launched SMART Webvision, a solution for the monitoring, tracking,  tracing and reporting of roaming traffic on SS7 Signalling. In addition the solution will support LTE Diameter, LTE Data and GPRS roaming exchange network (GRX) technologies. The SMARTRead More

Ericsson conducts world’s first commercial LTE-A call

Ericsson conducts world’s first commercial LTE-A call

August 12, 2013 at 5:13 pm 0 comments

Ericsson today announced that Australia’s leading telecommunications provider Telstra is the first to use the LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) Carrier Aggregation technology on 1800 MHz and 900 MHz spectrum bands on a commercial network. This took place on July 31, when Telstra transferred data across its live network on a number ofRead More

Why FDD is the preferred choice for LTE

Why FDD is the preferred choice for LTE

August 11, 2013 at 6:02 pm 0 comments

According to GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association), 200 commercial LTE networks in 76 countries were launched by 31 July, 2013 of which 182 networks are based on FDD technology. LTE has seen good traction as 443 operators in 130 countries are investing in LTE technology. 1800 MHz is the dominantRead More

TCIL bags FTTH order from Reliance Jio

TCIL bags FTTH order from Reliance Jio

August 5, 2013 at 8:10 am 0 comments

Telecommunications Consultants India Limited (TCIL), a prime engineering and consultancy company has bagged FTTH (fiber to the home) order from Reliance Jio Infocomm for Ghaziabad. The company has bagged basic design, engineering and 3rd party monitoring of FTTH from Reliance Jio. Speaking to Teleanalysis.com Vimal Wakhlu, chairman & managing director,Read More